Monthly Archives: August 2017

Running Slightly Behind

I am running behind on most of my ventures at this point, including this blog.  I started reading the September issue of American Rifleman, and will give a summary in the next week or so. We have a new athletic … Continue reading

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Guns I Wanted

It is funny to notice how things change.  When I was an early teenager, I wanted a rifle that I could strap onto my backpack and cart around in the woods, should I encounter a rabid dog, black bear, or … Continue reading

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Button Quail

A few weeks ago, we visited the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago, IL, to visit a friend of ours that works there.  She gave us a nice tour of the facility, and showed us how she stuffed different birds that are … Continue reading

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Geocaching in Southeastern Kansas

This past week, I have been on the road.  I drove to Decatur, IL, for a chemical safety training, and did not have much time outdoors. Having said that, we did make a few stops along the way.  We stopped … Continue reading

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